violinist / musician
Violinist and musician Aisha Orazbayeva is in demand with a repertoire extending from Bach and Telemann to Lachenmann and Nono. As a soloist she has performed at the Aldeburgh, Radio France Montpellier, Klangspuren and Latitude festivals, and venues including Wigmore Hall in London, Carnegie Hall in New York and La Maison de Radio France in Paris. Her acclaimed debut album “Outside” features a unique, multi-location recording of Sciarrino’s “Six Caprices” produced with Leo Abrahams, Ravel’s Violin Sonata, and “OUR”, a violin–computer concerto composed with VCS3 pioneer Peter Zinovieff. Aisha's second album "The Hand Gallery" on PRAH Recordings was released in March 2014 and described as "fearless and innovative piece of work" (Music OMH). Aisha has worked with ensembles including the London Sinfonietta and Ensemble Modern, and has performed live on BBC Radio, Resonance FM, France Musique and Kazakh National TV.